Type of Program: Internet Phone
Supported Platforms: Windows 2000/XP
Company Name: Skyper Limited
Version: .092 (beta)
Installed Size: 3.6 Mb
Okay you will have the same question I have. How are they making
money with Skype? Well I can't see how they are either. These people are no
strangers to P2P.
This comes from their website:
Skype is the next phenomenon from the people who brought you KaZaA. Just like
KaZaA, Skype uses P2P (peer-to-peer) technology to connect you to other users –
not to share files this time, but to talk for free with your friends.
My first experience with Skype was in Russia at the
ISDEF Conference where one of
my friends, the head of a software company, was using it to phone home to
the USA a couple of times a day. He was praising it and saying how good the
Well he certainly was right about that. The sound quality is terrific! You
really won't believe it.
Here is the rest of the good news. The installation is easy, and it works
through firewalls with no configuration. And of course it is free.
The bad news? It only works with XP and 2000.
In conclusion this program is a real winner! It is free and works great.
Ease of Installation:
Reviewed by The Wizard of Shareware